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Published 25 November 2014 | Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesPlans to prevent pollution Secondary containment Spill prevention

It is essential that every site gives careful consideration to its potential impact on the natural environment. As part of the environmental plan,  there should be safe working practices for dealing with hazardous waste, to ensure that it is stored, handled and transported correctly. Arrangements should be made for appropriate refuelling areas, and bunded tanks, drip trays and spill kits should…

Using Solar Power Energy

Published 29 October 2014 | Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesGreen/renewable energy

Solar power energy is free and does not cause pollution to the environment. Sites should be measuring and reporting site energy usage and be taking steps to minimise it wherever possible; effectively making sites more energy efficient. Examples of using solar power to reduce energy consumption include: Many sites have provided a mobile phone and tool charging station, powered by a small…